|Evo Evolver - Neon City [qd-4248] - Michael John Madriaga|
Neon City is a 6-track drum-n-bass full-length album that never veers far from its core goal of providing a smooth series of jazz-influenced accompaniments to urban exploration. A little bit sparkling Tokyo, a smidge of vast California, and a whole lot of grimy Manila, the release becomes a unified whole, because it is cut from a single template of light, but driven, grooves. Evo Evolver's signature sinister mood is abandoned for a different flavor of DNB...
Keywords: drum n bass; dnb; downtempo
|[qd-4246] Demolee - A World in Slow Motion - Franco Madrid|
Demolee is smooth. In an effort to create some stuttering drum-n-bass, he instead coughed up 4 tracks of suaveness and sophistication. And now he claims he originally intended it that way. A World In Slow Motion is a jazzy travel through nocturnal cityscapes with arms wide open.
Keywords: drum-n-bass; jazz; broken beat; downtempo
Downloads: 2,631 (1 review)
|[qd-4256] aLJar3d - Delayed Summertide - aLJar3d|
What happens when you mix together the liquid grooves of urban jungle and the immediate intensity of youth? Oddly enough, in this case, the end product is combination of mature futurejazz, and quirky drum 'n' bass experimentation care of aLJar3d. Despite the occasional discordance, there is energy and studiousness here that displays the artist's dedication to his craft. "Delayed Summertide" is six tracks of sophisticated, funky, smooth but always energetic drum 'n' bass from a newbie that alread...
Keywords: drum n bass; jungle; drum&bass; dnb
Downloads: 2,614 (1 review)
|Various Artists: Basics - The ElectronicaManila General MIDI Project [qd-4249] - ElectronicaManila artists|
ElectronicaManila is a collective of active musicians and producers of Philippine descent, who were brought together by a mailing list of the same name in 2001, and have since gone on to produce shows, albums, projects and this compilation. BASICS is a project that spawned from the idea: come up with one song using only the general MIDI set of instruments, and pool together the results for a compilation...
Keywords: MIDI; dnb; drum n bass; ambient; house; idm; hip hop; techno; electropop